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    The Mermaid & The Alligator

    729 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6423
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    May 7
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (297)
    Dining (77)
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    Overview

    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bamboo room” (50 reviews)
    “b b” (307 reviews)
    “audubon room” (31 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Almond Tree Inn
    1,616 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Parrot Key Hotel and Resort
    4,328 reviews
    #29 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    The Gardens Hotel
    1,682 reviews
    #4 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Southernmost Beach Resort
    5,386 reviews
    #16 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
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    11 - 15 of 864 reviews

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    My wife looked at several places to stay in Key West online, especially B&B's, and after spending several hours searching she came upon this gem! I believe what got her attention the most was the garden area in the backyard and how well landscaped the...More

    3  Thank Bryan B
    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    Thank you for writing about your stay with us. Relaxation and respite is what it's all about here. Thankfully we have a terrific staff in housekeeping and the front desk who are devoted to working together to keep the inn and gardens as beautiful, clean,...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    This is a great place to stay, the Inn Keeper service is outstanding, the facilities and location is the place to be while visiting the various shops and interesting aspects of Key West. You are in easy walking distance to Ernest Hemingway Home, the Audubon...More

    1  Thank james p
    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    Hello from Key West! We're happy you enjoyed our breakfasts and service and found our location most convenient for getting to the historic sites and beaches. It was a pleasure having you here and we hope you come back again soon! Yours truly, Geri L...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    We stayed 8 nights. Never had the same breakfast. Freshly cooked muffins every morning were wonderful. Mimosas were offered on weekends. All meals were delicious. Staff were helpful and pleasant.. We spent a lot of our free time on their patio/garden but also enjoyed their...More

    1  Thank Jana C
    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    We're glad you were able to take the time to relax in the garden and enjoy happy hour with us! Thanks so much for letting us know. Yours truly, Geri L. Innkeeper

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    We have stayed in B&B's since the early 1980's across the US, throughout Europe and New Zealand. The Mermaid and Alligator in Key West has been on "our list" . And much to our delite .wevwere not disappointed . The gardens, where an amply breakfast...More

    1  Thank Chrisitne f
    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    Greetings from Key West! We're so glad you enjoyed your sunny mornings with us and that we measured up to your expectations! Thank you for sharing your experience with us and others, and we hope you come back soon! It was a pleasure to have...More

    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    My husband and I like to travel and visit places we have never been before -- with the exception of The Mermaid & The Alligator. Our "go-to" vacation paradise location in Key West recently changed ownership, but we were relieved to discover that their most...More

    1  Thank susan c
    Management response:

    We love that so many of our guests, like you, come back to stay with us year after year. It's our goal to keep the inn and the gardens as charming and inviting as they've always been and to continue to do what we can...More

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    Southernmost Beach Resort
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 291 - USD 297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Mary S
    Are any of your rooms able to accommodate 3people in one room? (Mom,Dad,son,)
    26 July 2016|
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    Response from Lisa Z | Property representative |
    Thank you for your interest in our guest house. We are an Adults only property, all rooms have 1 King or 1 Queen bed. Kind Regards!
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    M. Suzanne H
    Is there private parking available?
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from Lisa Z | Property representative |
    Our guest house like many here in Key West has limited parking. It is on a first come first serve basis. Often many guests do not require parking and we are able to accommodate all guests with parking. Sometimes, however... More
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    jennymorse55
    Hi. I am wondering if any of your rooms have 2 beds as I will be traveling with my son. Also how do I find out about your rates? Thank you, Jenny
    15 May 2016|
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    Response from MermaidAlligator | Property representative |
    Hi Jenny, All of our rooms are designed to accommodate 2 adult guests in 1 king or queen size bed. Complete information on our rooms and rates are shown on or website which you can find by searching for the Mermaid & The... More
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    Room Tips
    "Tree Top suite is the way to go!!!"
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    "Caribbean Queen is large and has the entire front porch to use. Great bathroom."
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    "If you want a room with a balcony or the garden space you have to book early"
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    "Garden room is on first floor and has a door to patio, too. Large shower."
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